Arthur Esam (1850-1934) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in England in 1850, Esam arrived in Australia in 1870, and became known as an explorer and painter.

He took part in several official and unofficial expeditions into central Australia.

He is best known for his watercolour landscapes, although he also contributed to 'Smith's Weekly' and other magazines Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Coaching Scene
Highest Price:
Coaching Scene
Oil on board, 29 x 42 cm
Fine Australian Books, Paintings and Drawings, Sotheby's, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings62A$51,750 N/A
Works on Paper21258A$7,670 A$557

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